Program Fees and Materials


Comprehensive Tuition: $4750

Per-Module Tuition: $550

All students have the option to pay per-module, even if they intend to pursue comprehensive certification.

Required Books

Functional Anatomy: Muscles: Testing and Function, 5th Ed. by Kendall and Kendall, and Anatomy of Movement by Blandine Calais-German.

Mat I & II: Ellie Herman’s Pilates Mat $60

Reformer I, II, & III: Ellie Herman’s Pilates Reformer $70

Springboard: Ellie Herman’s Pilates Springboard $50

Cadillac and Arc & Barrels: Ellie Herman’s Pilates Cadillac $40 and Ellie Herman’s Pilates Arc & Barrels $60

Wunda Chair: Ellie Herman’s Pilates Wunda Chair $50

Ellie’s books are available for purchase in her studios in Brooklyn or in the Ellie Herman Pilates store on Mindbody Online.

Studio Usage and Test Out

Studio Usage: $100/monthly or $600/annually. Self-practice and student teaching hours can be completed at any fully-equipped Pilates facility. Students who choose to do self-practice and student teaching hours at Ellie Herman Pilates are required to pay a usage fee of $600 per year or $100 per month.

Test Out: $450 for Comprehensive or $250 Per-Module

Ellie Herman Pilates does not guarantee certification. Certification by Ellie Herman is of the highest standard in the Pilates industry. Ellie Herman reserves the right to decline to certify a student based on her judgement of a student’s Pilates skills, knowledge of safe practices, ethical conduct, and professionalism.